PostGIS 2.5.9 EOL

The PostGIS Team is pleased to release PostGIS 2.5.9! This is the end-of-life release of the 2.5 branch.

2.5.9

This release is a bug fix release, addressing issues found in the previous 2.5 releases.

This release works with PostgreSQL 9.4-12.

Bug Fixes

  • 5241 , Crash on ST_SnapToGrid with empty multis (Regina Obe)
  • 5280 , shp2pgsql: Handle load of dbase character fields with no width specified (Regina Obe)
  • 5240 , ST_DumpPoints crash with empty polygon (Regina Obe)
  • 5084 , Bad rasterization of linestring (Gilles Vuidel)

Upgrading

After installing the binaries or after running pg_upgrade:

do:

1ALTER EXTENSION postgis UPDATE;

If you come across any issues, feel free to report via our ticket tracker or mailing list with details

View all tickets for 2.5.9 milestone.